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the government will treat them as badly as the united states treats them or worse. there are still a few prisoners in guantanamo, the weakest from china, the chinese government. there are some in guantanamo cleared for release. and still held. i don't actually understand why they are still held. they were under the dictator ben all the who has been disposed. one issue needs to be looked at this why specific people are held, and one that many of us have been campaigning on for many years is the last british resident in guantanamo and the united states government has clearly said they want to release him. he is on a list of 65 who need to be released in september but the first time the united states government said the names and identities of 65 of these agencies. we have it printed, the united states government -- we have from the british government the statements over the years they want to be reunited for four british children and those of us who have been studying this thing is is because he knows too much. use a very eloquent man and fight for the rights of prisoners and knows the sto
the tracking numbers, we provided those to foreign security officials in the united kingdom. they went and found those packages, opened them up and both said, no, no device here. we said, no, this is really good intelligence, go back. on the second occasion in inspection, they found it. on the third, the other incident it took them three times to find it. is so what we're seeing is that there is a mast orer bomb maker in yemen who is training others. this bomb maker made not only those two devices i'm talking about, the underwear device is the first one, also used a similar type of device to use his younger brother as a suicide bomber to try to kill a saudi official. fast forward now to just this past year. april of last year, there is another updated attempt, again on a u.s. passenger airliner was the intended goal, al-qaeda in the arabian peninsula in yemen gave this device to a terrorist, and the instructions were get on a u.s.-bound aircraft, wait until you get over u.s. air space and blow the plane up. now, fortunately for us, this terrorist was actually a double agent for another
this for a long time. i want to get this case coming up. i want to tell the united states of america what is going on. >> to go all the way back to italy, he settled here in rhode island, worked his way up, first doing low-level kinds of crime but eventually became the crime boss of new england with his headquarters on federal hill in rhode island. sometimes people think mob guys are -- that is not true at all. they have people who are incredibly intelligent. they pulled scams on wall street that would make bernie madoff look like a piper but they had a traditional kind of organized crime which were shaking down people, and extortion, they viewed it as protecting business from other guys who might try to shake you down. murder for hire etc.. their repertoire grew and grew as a result of trying to protect their turf and their way of doing things. >> more from rhode island state capital as a booktv, american history tv and c-span local content vehicles look behind the scenes at the history of literary life of providence today at noon eastern on c-span2's booktv and sunday at 5:00 on american history
health services in the united states. we know that many vulnerable americans do not currently qualify for medicaid coverage so in your opinion how might states that are grappling with this decision, states better choosing to expand medicaid coverage under the affordable care act improve mental health outcomes for their most vulnerable citizens or perhaps alternatively, what variation might you expect to see between states that expand, choose to expand medicaid and those that don't with regard to treatment of mental illness? >> thank you and welcome. we are very optimistic that as states go through their processes that they will come to the decision to provide the opportunities for coverage for their citizens. in that process each state looks at it the medicaid program. the letter that we just recently put out was an attempt to try to help states understand how they should be looking at mental-health and substance-abuse treatment within those contexts. there are services we know can work. we are working closely with the medicaid agencies, our partner agency in putting out informational
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